Monthly Archives: August 2010

american man with black skin wanders into anti-islamic center rally

what do you think would happen?
it’s not about the politics, it’s about the psychological discomfort

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fascinating

the u.s. justice dept wants to hire nine people in atlanta to translate black american english. the love up in your jaw, bro.

pirate radio around the world

nice article from the independent about the situation in fiji. all hail analog!

let’s get the party started

‘the new yorker’ has a huge piece on the two men who provide the majority of funding for the tea party movement.  center yourself before attempting to read it.

first things first

WRFG — defying the odds for well over 3 decades as a community-supported public radio station.  if you’re looking for music and news free of focus-groups and corporate perspectives, this is the place for you.  streaming live at www.wrfg.org.  listen and show your love!

goodness me, she’s got a blog

yes, at long last the newsdiva jumps into the 21st century and attempts a public forum.  if you’re here and reading this, first of all — wow! thanks!

please bear with me while i figure out what this brave new (for me) world is all about.  there was no such thing as a computer in school where i grew up.  this is an achievement in and of itself.  for the 10-year-old in me, it’s almost like something out of ‘star wars.’

being philosophically-minded, of course i have a goal, a statement of purpose, a mission, e.g., what i want this blog to do or be about.  obviously there will be lots of links (yay!) and no doubt some commentary.  i welcome honest discourse based on personal reasoning … but i reserve the right to delete and block trolls. 

i also want to include some video … if i can … we’ll see what the universe presents. 

so … okay, i think that’s going to be it for now.  let’s see if i can figure out how to publish this thing.

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